A professional toning shampoo can be applied right after you have administered keratin, unlike other treatment methods which are recommended to be used in two weeks after keratin administration. After the hair therapy, it is strongly not recommended to get hair wet for a full 48 hours.
Can I use a toner after keratin treatment?
A: Yes! A great time to have the treatment done would be directly after permanent color, semi-permanent or highlights. The treatment will extend the life and seal the color in, leaving it vibrant, however, for demi-gloss or toners have color done 3-5 days after treatment for optimal results.
Will sweat ruin a keratin treatment?
Heavy workouts and excess sweating will force you to wash your hair each time you get home from the gym. Even if you get by with dry shampoos, sweating on the scalp will interfere with your keratin treatment setting in. To avoid all the hassle, plan to start your gym routine again after 2 weeks.
What can you not do after a keratin treatment?
Make sure no event requiring an up-do, hat, or any bands or clips is on your schedule as hair must hang loose for three days after your treatment. Review your calendar to be sure nothing requiring your hair to get wet is planned for the three days after your treatment.
What happens if you bleach keratin treated hair?
After treatment the Keratin coat your hair like a thin layer of film and colorants might not penetrate the hair they way it should. Either wait three weeks or do it before. With bleaching, the effect is the same. You might get patchy results!
How long does keratin last?
As long as you care for a keratin treatment by not washing your hair too frequently (2 to 3 times a week is enough), then your keratin treatment can last up to 6 months.
Can I use coconut oil on keratin treated hair?
Can coconut oil be used on keratin treated hair? Yes. Virgin coconut oil binds to the hair and can reduce keratin loss during wash cycles.